SACRAMENTO, Calif. — The Sacramento State women's tennis defeated Montana State, 6-1, on Saturday at Rio Del Oro Racquet Club for its 99th consecutive Big Sky Conference victory on Saturday.
The Hornets are now 7-8 overall and are now 7-0 in Big Sky matches. The Bobcats dropped to 3-9 and 2-3.
Rebeca Delgado, Olivia Boija, Katharina Knoebl and Jennifer Nguyen were each victorious in singles and doubles play. Delgado and Boija earned an 8-6 win at No. 1 doubles and Knoebl and Nguyen combined to win with the same score at No. 2. MSU capture the third doubles match.
In singles action, Knoebl posted the first point with a 6-1, 6-0 victory at No. 4. Nguyen followed by winning at No. 2, 6-4, 6-1. The clinching point came from Delgado at No. 1 where she was victorious, 6-1, 6-0.
Montana State's lone victory was by Ellie Crum who defeated Siobhan Ryan-Bovey, 0-6, 6-4, 1-0 (10-6).
Sacramento State will have a busy week ahead with five matches over the next eight days. The stretch begins on March 25 at UC Irvine.
Sacramento State 6, Montana State 1
1. DELGADO, Rebeca/BOIJA, Olivia (SACW) def. HJALMARSSON, C./LOPEZ TREVINO, P (MSU) 8-6
2. KNOEBL, Katharina/NGUYEN, Jennifer (SACW) def. PARAPUNOVA, Iva/TSAN, Wena (MSU) 8-6
3. BATES, Liana/CRUM, Ellie (MSU) def. LOHSCHEIDT, Sophie/GOMEZ CARUS, Andrea (SACW) 8-5
1. DELGADO, Rebeca (SACW) def. HJALMARSSON, C. (MSU) 6-1, 6-0
2. NGUYEN, Jennifer (SACW) def. PARAPUNOVA, Iva (MSU) 6-4, 6-1
3. BOIJA, Olivia (SACW) def. LOPEZ TREVINO, P (MSU) 6-3, 6-2
4. KNOEBL, Katharina (SACW) def. TSAN, Wena (MSU) 6-1, 6-0
5. CRUM, Ellie (MSU) def. RYAN-BOVEY, Siobhan (SACW) 6-0, 4-6, 1-0 (10-6)
6. ANGERER, Saskia (SACW) def. BATES, Liana (MSU) 4-6, 6-2, 1-0 (10-6)